Airtel launches 4G services in Shimla

By October 13th, 2015 AT 1:34 PM

Bharti Airtel Limited (“Airtel”), today announced the commercial launch of its high speed 4G services (also called LTE) in Himachal Pradesh starting with Shimla – the “Queen of Hills”. With this, customers across Shimla will be the first in the state to experience high speed wireless broadband on Airtel 4G and get on to the digital superhighway to enjoy uninterrupted HD video streaming, superfast uploading and downloading of movies, music and images. Airtel 4G is available to customers across a range of smart devices including mobile phones, dongles and 4G hotspots.

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Commenting on the launch of Airtel 4G in Shimla, Manu Sood, Hub CEO – Upper North, Bharti Airtel said, “As customers in India show an increasing propensity for consuming data services, we at Airtel are excited to take the lead in introducing the market to the power of blazing 4G speeds. With the help of the feedback received from the beta launches, we have now built India’s first commercial 4G network. Today, as we launch Airtel 4G for our customers in Shimla, they will be uniquely positioned for a superlative 4G experience. We are committed to building a world class 4G network in the region”.

Customers can enjoy Airtel’s recently launched carrier agnostic mobile app – ‘Wynk Movies’ – a first of its kind movie mall that will offer a specially curated library of thousands of movies and other popular videos.

Additionally, customers can leverage a host of strategic initiatives announced by Airtel as part of its national 4G rollout.

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Arjun Aggarwal

Airtel added Shimla to its list of LTE cities at airtelDOTinSLASH4g in Sep 2015. Then how come they announced it yesterday ?

Gavin

, @Telecom TalkTeam : WhichTelecom Service Providers have 4G License in Maharashtra-Goa Telecom Circle.

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